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Color Solid, rich liver or dark chocolate. The Boykin Spaniel is a medium-sized breed of dog, a Spaniel bred for hunting wild turkeys and ducks in the Wateree River Swamp of South Carolina, in the United States. The Boykin Spaniel is only slightly larger than the English Cocker Spaniel but much heavier through the body width. Height at the withers for males ranges from 15. Coat length and density vary widely due to the variety of breeds that make up the recent background of this breed.
The coat is flat to moderately curly with medium length, fine hair with light feathering acceptable on the legs, feet, ears, chest, and belly. Length is normally 1-2 inches throughout the body. A few bloodlines throw shorter, straight coats much like a Labrador Retriever. The Boykin Spaniel is a versatile hunter, working as a retriever and upland hunter, flushing birds into flight. Pointing is not in character with the Boykin’s hunting style, but many confuse the inherent characteristic of a « hesitant flush » with pointing.
Of the six or eight different breeds used to create the current breed, three are pointing breeds for this reason. This section needs additional citations for verification. The Boykin Spaniel is a friendly, social dog that is considered a good family pet. It is easily trained and eager to work. It is good with, and extremely stable around children and other dogs. They can sometimes be described as energetic with great endurance.
As with all dogs, the Boykin Spaniels require daily exercise and regular grooming. Clipping the coat regularly is recommended especially if the dog is in the field, as the soft coat collects foxtails and briars. Spraying the dog with cooking spray is also recommended to help defend against tangles in the long fur. The first Boykin Spaniel, or the precursor of today’s breed, was reportedly a small, stray spaniel type dog that befriended a banker walking from his home to the First Presbyterian Church in Spartanburg, South Carolina around 1900. In January 2006 the breed became eligible to compete in AKC Spaniel Hunt tests for official AKC titles. In July 2006 the Boykin Spaniel was eligible to earn AKC titles in AKC agility, tracking, rally obedience, and regular obedience. A Boykin Spaniel is adapted to various weather conditions.
7 years due to the emphasis placed by the Boykin Spaniel Foundation. The breed also has a susceptibility toward inherited heart disease, eye disease and patella luxation. Elbow dysplasia, Cushing’s disease and hypothyroidism are known in the breed. In early 2010 exercise-induced collapse was positively identified in the breed by the University of Minnesota’s Veterinary Diagnostics Laboratory. Eye examinations should be done annually. AKC breed standard Archived July 3, 2008, at the Wayback Machine. Hunting Style, BSCBAA Archived May 9, 2008, at the Wayback Machine.
Archived from the original on June 13, 2011. Archived from the original on 2010-04-06. About the BSCBAA Archived April 14, 2010, at the Wayback Machine. Wikimedia Commons has media related to Boykin Spaniel. Een spaniël is een groep van jachthonden, en meer specifiek vogelhonden.